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Privacy Policy

ECF Privacy Policy


We use technologies like cookies (small files stored by your browser), web beacons, or unique device identifiers to anonymously identify your computer or device so we can deliver a better experience. Our systems also log information like your browser, operating system and IP address.

We do not collect personally identifiable information about you. In other words, we do not collect information such as your name, address, phone number.

We do collect email addresses as part of the registration process, and if you do not opt out of receiving admin emails either during the registration process or via your user Control Panel, we may send you emails updating you with news and offers. We will never sell or share your email address with third parties, with the exception of 3rd parties that provide a platform for sending our emails to you.

We do allow selected third-party companies to collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit our web site. These companies may utilize cookies, pixels or other technologies to collect and use non-personally identifiable information (e.g., hashed data, click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice or to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit the websites of the Digital Advertising Alliance at and Networking Advertising Initiative at

We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18 - our service is for over 18s only. If you believe we have inadvertently collected such information, please contact us so we can promptly remove the information.


We collect your general geographic location (Town/City) but not your precise location (Street, Building), as part of our web analytics. This is not linked to any of your other personal information such as your ECF Username, Facebook Profile, or your Browser, Operating System or IP address, and is only used to give us a general idea as to where our visitors are visiting from.


You can sign into your account to see any personally identifiable information we have stored, such as your Username or email address.


If you request your account to be deleted, we will do so promptly. However, to maintain site integrity, any content you have contributed may be kept, with your Username removed. Your content will be attributed to 'guest'.


We generally do not share personally identifiable information (such as name, address, email or phone) with other companies.

Ad Tracking

We do not allow advertising companies to collect data through our service for ad targeting. However, we do use geotargetting to serve you ads relevant to your location.


If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policies, please contact using the contact form


We take reasonable steps to secure your personally identifiable information against unauthorized access or disclosure. We encrypt transmission of data on pages where you provide payment information. However, no security or encryption method can be guaranteed to protect information from hackers or human error.

Information we collect may be stored or processed on computers located in any country where we do business.


This privacy policy was last updated on March 5th 2013. Our privacy policy may change from time to time. If we make any material changes to our policies, we will place a prominent notice on our website or application. If the change materially affects registered users, we will send a notice to you by email.

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